• School menus for Aug. 8-12

    Campbellsville Independent
    Aug. 8-12

    Monday — Bacon cheeseburger, French fries, baked beans, mandarin oranges and milk. Choice — chuckwagon.
    Tuesday — Spaghetti with meat sauce, tossed salad, hash brown, fruit rollup, garlic bread and milk. Choice — corn dog.
    Wednesday — Barbecue pork rib on bun, buttered corn, peaches, cinnamon cookie and milk. Choice — pork chop.
    Thursday — Chicken nuggets, mashed potatoes, green beans, fruit cocktail and milk. Choice — chicken fried steak.

  • Freshman Focus


    Taylor County High School freshmen cheer at last week's pep rally during Freshman Focus at TCHS. The event is a transition camp for incoming freshmen. Front, from left, are Jordan Moran, Mary Gray, Cindy Gilpin and Brooke Gilpin. Back: Morgan Anderson, Kate Gosser, Savannah Nolley and Chance Hovious.

  • CU music professor to perform with Stephen Foster production


    Phil Carlisle

    Campbellsville University

    Dr. David Hedrick, assistant professor of music at Campbellsville University, is involved with the production of "The Stephen Foster Story" in Bardstown for his 39th year at My Old Kentucky Home State Park.

    "The Stephen Foster Story" is celebrating 53 years with "breathtaking costumes, lively dance and the timeless music of America's first great composer," according to the website stephenfoster.com.

  • TCHS student accepted at Sullivan University

    Taylor County High School student Kendall Peterson has been accepted at Sullivan University beginning Sept. 24, 2012.

    Sullivan University, founded in 1962, is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.

    Sullivan awards certificates, associate, bachelor's and master's degrees in career-oriented programs ranging from business and logistics to dispute resolution and early childhood education.

  • Local student named to dean's list at Savannah College of Art and Design

    Brittany Eaton of Campbellsville was named to the dean's list at Savannah College of Art and Design for spring 2011.

    Full-time undergraduate students who earn a GPA of 3.5 or above for the quarter receive recognition on the dean's list. Eaton is seeking a bachelor of fine arts degree in sequential art.

  • CU education professor receives tenure


    Ariana Johnson

    Campbellsville University

    Dr. Beverly Ennis, associate professor of education at Campbellsville University, has been granted tenure, according to an announcement from Dr. Michael V. Carter, president of Campbellsville University.

    Ennis, of Greensburg, Ky., received her bachelor of arts in mathematics from Campbellsville College in 1972, where she was named Miss Campbellsville College. She has served at Campbellsville University in the School of Education since 2006.

  • Library announces award winners


    Taylor County Public Library recently announced its summer reading program award winners.

  • School menus for Aug. 3-5

    Campbellsville Independent

    Aug. 3-5

    Wednesday - Pizza, corn, applesauce, Elf Grahams and milk. Choice - pork chop.

    Thursday - Chicken patty on bun, macaroni and cheese, pinto beans, sherbet and milk. Choice - chicken fried steak.

    Friday - Grilled cheese, carrots and dip, baked chips, apple and milk. Choice - fish on bun.

    Taylor County

    Aug. 3-5

  • Pike makes sculpture


    Valerie Michelle Pike, 17, of Campbellsville completed this anime sculpture. Pike, a home-schooled senior, is the daughter of Ed and Marcenia Pike. They attend Saloma Baptist Church.

  • Money tips for college students

    College students should have a budget, and it is not a bad idea for high school students either.

    A budget is a tool for tracking the money you make compared with the money you spend. Many people would say a budget is a spending plan, but that doesn't take into account savings or investments. So, let's consider it a money plan.